Finance

“US$68.9 Billion Flowed Illegally into or out of Emerging EU Economies in 2011” – Global Financial Integrity – February 3, 2014

On February 3, 2014 Global Financial Integrity (GFI) issued a press release about its new research documenting “that nearly US$70 billion in illicit financial flows—the proceeds of crime, corruption, and tax evasion—flowed into or out of developing and emerging EU member-states in 2011. In conjunction with the release of the research, GFI urged members of […]

“Sustainable strategies win over sceptical emerging stock investors” – Thomson Reuters Foundation – December 11, 2013

In an article published on the Thomson Reuters Foundation internet site on December 11, 2013 Carolyn Cohn explains that a number of factors are increasingly influencing investors to consider environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues when making investment portfolio decisions in emerging markets. “Cajoled by developed world governments and shocked by disasters such as the […]